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Portal Administration Root


This is the root resource for administering your portal. Starting from this root, all of the portal's environment is organized into a hierarchy of resources and operations. A version number is returned as a part of this resource.

After installation, the portal can be configured using the Create Site operation. Once initialized, the portal environment is available through System and Security resources.

Request parameters


The response format. The default response format is html.

Values: html | json | pjson

Example usage

The following is a sample request URL used to access the site root:

JSON Response syntax

  "isPostUpgrade": <true|false>,
  "isLicensePopulated": <true|false>,
  "siteKey": "<siteKey>",
  "resource": ["resource1", "resource2", ...],
  "isPortalLicensed": <true|false>,
  "isLicenseFileRequired": <true|false>
  "isUserTypeLicensing": <true|false>,
  "version": "<version>",
  "currentbuild": "<build>"

JSON Response example

  "isPostUpgrade": false,
  "isLicensePopulated": true,
  "siteKey": "e4949632-0493-4c0b-bfc9-6fd2331a3be8",
  "resources": [
  "isPortalLicensed": true,
  "isLicenseFileRequired": false,
  "isUserTypeLicensing": true,
  "version": "11.1.0",
  "currentbuild": ""